NCDOT’s Currituck-Knotts Island ferry closed Wednesday for vessel replacement

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CURRITUCK, N.C. (WAVY) — The North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry System’s Currituck-Knotts Island route will be closed Wednesday for a scheduled vessel replacement.

NCDOT crews are expected to replace the route’s vessel Wednesday. members of the Currituck will take the M/V James B. Hunt to the State Shipyard in Manns Harbor for the routine scheduled maintenance.

The team will then return to Currituck with the M/V Frisco, which will temporarily service the route.

The Currituck-Knotts Island route will resume the regularly scheduled service on Thursday.

On September 1, crew members will switch back to the M/V James B. Hunt.

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